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Tangata Whenua - Waikato
Television (Full Length) – 1974 Documentary Te Reo Māori
Television (Full Length) – 1974 Documentary Te Reo Māori
Part one of four from this full length television programme
Part two of four from this full length television programme
Part three of four from this full length television programme
Part four of four from this full length television programme
The credits from this television programme
Tangata Whenua was a groundbreaking six-part...
A selection of iconic Māori TV, film and music video for...
This collection celebrates the best of 1970s television,...
Documentary about director Barry Barclay
Documentary on Tangata Whenua writer Michael King
More on master carver Piri Poutapu at Tūrangawaewae Marae
Preparations for war in the Waikato in the 1860s
Landmark drama directed by Barry Barclay
Includes footage of Tūrangawaewae Marae
Groundbreaking magazine series about Te Ao Māori
1960 NFU film on the Māori world from a Pākehā viewpoint
Waikato war episode of 70s drama epic
Also directed by Barry Barclay
Film on the history and preservation of marae
Early te reo TV drama on the story of Uenuku
A 50s Ngāuruwāhia regatta
Acclaimed series on the New Zealand Wars
Later interview with a Māori kaumātua
Short NFU survey of Māoridom from 1981
Barry Barclay-directed film on Opo the dolphin
Directed by Barry Barclay in the same period
A dramatised documentary on Princess Te Puea
Tangata Whenua is discussed here
This episode appears in this documentary about protest
More Māori telling stories about their people
Producer John O'Shea on Tangata Whenua
Hi Graham, clearing rights to screen further episodes of the TW series is a long process. Presently the only way you can view the whole series would be to go into the Film Archive in Wellington or Auckland and watch it there. http://www.filmarchive.org.nz
(NZ On Screen team)
10 Jun 2014 - 10.03am
How can I get a copy of the whole series?
9 Jun 2014 - 08.09pm
Thank you, thank you, thank you Michael, Barry and John for giving us motion pictures of our kaumatua, kuia, whanau whanui and some stories as told by them back in the early 70's. Thankyou for your foresight so that we as uri can share with our tamariki mokopuna. Ka mau te wehi.
Alma Andrews (nee Taupo)
14 Dec 2013 - 03.13pm
Hi i'm looking for anything that you may have back dating from 1974 of Ripora Kukutai speking on the Tauranginui Marae as we are trying to get some info as we are the younger generation of her line and of parents do not know much.
29 Nov 2013 - 10.40pm
Awesome..very touching, brought tears to my eyes & to see my nana right at the end of clip 4 blew me away...thats exactly how I remember her back in the 70s in my childhood yrs
29 Sep 2013 - 01.36am
Kia ora Paul Ward, thank you for that. I have acquired a copy now. TAONGA !!!
12 Aug 2013 - 05.13am
He mihi aroha tenei.It was just so awesum to see this clip "Tangata Whenua - Waikato"The stories & seeing the lady & Whatu, uncle Piri Poutapu, uncle Dave Manihera, Aunty Bea Kerr with John or on arm at a young age, & of course our Aunty Ina Te-Uira, Nanny Tura members of the brass band, Houpai Herewinin & listening to the stories of the river etc, very moving clips. He tangi aroha tenei mo ratou.
Paretemihinga Williams-Martin (Parr)
7 Aug 2013 - 01.21pm
18 Feb 2013 - 02.56pm
Kia ora Tania: you're right, the episode on NZ On Screen is one part of six (see Paul Diamond's backgrounder for further info on the series: http://www.nzonscreen.com/title/tangata-whenua-waikato-1974/background#critique_0 ). We're working at clearing further episodes to show on the site, but this is a slow process involving iwi and whanau permissions. Currently their are two ways you might access further episodes: you could make a personal use request to TVNZ Archives (http://tvnz.co.nz/footage/request-form-personal-use-3379314 ) or you could visit the Wellington or Auckland branch of the Film Archives and watch an episode in one of the viewing rooms there.
(NZ On Screen team)
28 Oct 2012 - 04.39pm
Can anyone help me out here. This was originally a six part documentary of which one was screened in Taitokerau. From my memory this was series six, however I can only access up to series 4 here. I would like to view the last two series. Can anyone tell me how I can do that ?
28 Oct 2012 - 12.29pm
He mihi aroha kia koutou nga ki te whanau o Port Waikato. Was lovely to see my nanny Marama Rauwhero and her sister Nanny Hiko Wilson and nanny Tura and Waka KukutaiSo blessed to have them in my life.
14 Aug 2012 - 04.14pm
I was looking through the photos. The fifth photo of the woman sitting at the table is my mother Meretiana Davis. The photo was taken in our home in Porirua.
26 Jul 2012 - 01.14am
Tena Koe, Ka koa nei taku ngakau ko kite au enei oku Tuupuna nga Maatua mai Te Pua O Waikato, ko Te Marae o Tauranganui. Ka tino tawhito enei hotaka, ko kite au nga mahi o ratou maa, ko te nga wari te ahua o raatou maa. Ka titiro au enei nga tikanga kei wainganui kia ratou, kahore au e kitea te riri me te tino irunga tenei hotaka. Te nuinga onga Tuupuna irunga tenei hotaka, he Tuupuna noa atu. Ko mate katoa ngetehi o ratou. Ka tuku mihi ka koutou te Hotaka o Aotearoa mo enei taonga, te painga o tatou katoa. Nga mamankitanga kei irunga kia koutou, Paimarire.
1 Mar 2012 - 09.01am
Really really AWESOME...I'd never thought we ever watch something like this on net. My whanau enjoy it, good old times and memories. Love to see more great selection. Do you have any clipping of Taupo, Putaruru or Turangi can watch? Ka pai ehoa
17 Feb 2012 - 01.27am
Kia ora Tutara: unfortunately no episodes from the Tangata Whenua series are available for sale. FYI we're currently working on getting rights clearances to show further episodes of the important series on NZ On Screen. It's a lengthy but worthy mission; we will keep you posted.
(NZ On Screen team)
6 Feb 2012 - 05.15pm
I enjoyed watching the video.I would like to purchase a copy.
5 Feb 2012 - 10.52pm
Ka rawe ke hoki te whakaaturanga nei. E piranga ana au te hoko mai i tetehi CD maku me ka taea.
5 Feb 2012 - 10.50pm
maake from tauwhare is who i am... this is for Te Rama Kerr....darling!! your family you come from are as big as life, very beautiful people, i whangaid Trevor Hotene's mokopuna myself, i know how important it is to know where u come from, i made a promise to nana trevor that i would make sure kirirangiwhau Taiapa would know who her uncle and aunties were..her birth father was eru fawcett whangai by harold and polly fawcett from tauwhare. uncle trevor is eru's brother,there sisters are neta, tira, rongo and anne. these are jst from what i remember, i know them.9 kahui ave tauwhare my darling is uncle trevors address.
19 Dec 2011 - 06.17pm
@Karepe Kia ora. We are working on getting more episodes of this series onto the site. There are a lot of rights clearances to work through, but we're getting there! More soon.
21 Mar 2011 - 08.38am
kia orai just want to know if u can get the tangata whenua series of 1974 on Tokomaru Bay and Nga tamatoa with ngoi pewhairangi in it. I am really interested in seeing this
19 Mar 2011 - 10.36pm
Thats how it was when mum took me to Ngati Haua... Tauwhare Marae Te Ngore father side of my mother's side.Mum's dad: nanny trevor... Hotene well his great great grandmother? or grand mother was Harepo RongoI am who? I am one with all
Te Rama Kerr
3 Mar 2011 - 06.08pm
Kia ora awesome i loved the whole show please let me know how to get a copy.
22 Aug 2010 - 11.45am
I would of been a baby or very young when this was recorded but faces/voices I do remember (Koro Dave (Tumokai), Koro Whati, Nanny Parekino....& all the nannies/koro's, 'He kitenga kanohi he hokinga mahara'...my Dad is even on one of these singing at Tauranganui Poukai with Nanny Charlotte (Tupaea) & all the nannys from the 'nanny bomb' (Nanny Tuura's bus) who use to look after me as a baby! I love, HOW to aquire a copy???Thanx for sharing xxx memories
Hera Haunui jnr
22 Jun 2010 - 10.53pm
A great documentary series -- one that many Pakeha could learn from. It's a shame that it is so difficult to come by -- is there any chance of uploading the entire series? Or, even better, bringing it out on DVD?!?!
1 Jun 2010 - 11.25am
Tino pai rawa atu te pikitia neiAWESOME
30 Apr 2010 - 12.14am
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